IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022: Dates, Application Form, Results

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 – IIT Tirupati invites applications for admission to PhD Program for the academic session starting in July 2022.

Check more details on IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 from the page below.

Latest – List of selected candidates is available now for various departments

IIT Tirupati PhD Programs

IIT Tirupati offers PhD program in the following Departments –

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Categories of Admission

  • Regular (Full-time scholars) – Under regular registration a scholar can be selected under
    • 1) Institute HTRA,
    • 2) fellowships from CSIR/UGC/INSPIRE etc. and
    • 3) Project funding.
  • External – Research scholars under the external registration programme, sponsored by and employed in industry/organisation/national laboratories having R&D facilities and recognition by DST or by IIT Tirupati. A Research Scholar under the external registration programme will normally carry out part or all of his/her research work in the industry/ organization/ national laboratory employing the scholar under the supervision of a co-guide employed in the same organization and a guide at IIT Tirupati. The candidate must have at least two years’ experience in the parent organization

Research Areas

Prospective candidates are required to select the research areas on the online portal as per the availability in the respective category/scheme. Research areas selected other than those available in the respective category/scheme will not be considered.

Physics

Quantum sensing and metrology (Experimental), Atomic clocks (Experimental), Quantum Optics (Experimental), Ultracold quantum chemistry (Experimental), Theoretical ultrafast physics, condensed matter physics (experiment+theory), Astroparticle Physics (Theoretical), High Energy Physics Phenomenology, Plasma modelling and diagnostics* (experiment and theory).

(‘*’only for UGC/CSIR-NET/INSPIRE/JEST or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF in the relevant discipline(s) and External candidates).

Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry: Coordination Chemistry, Bioinorganic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Biology*

Organic Chemistry: C-H bond activation and photo/electro organic synthesis*, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Total synthesis of natural products, 3d-transition metal catalysed organic transformation.

Theoretical Chemistry*: Spectroscopic modelling, Computational biophysics,
Computational Materials Chemistry, Stochastic thermodynamics, Noise induced transport phenomena.

*[these topics are (a) for UGC-CSIR/NET-JRF/INSPIRE or any other fellowship qualified candidates with JRF OR (b) covered under external project grants.]

Mathematics and Statistics

Analysis on Fractals, Inverse Problems*, Spatio Temporal Model*,
Environmental Statistics*, Computational Fluid Dynamics*, Numerical Analysis*, GPU Computing*.

(‘*’only for UGC/CSIR-NET/INSPIRE/NBHM or any other external fellowship
qualified candidates with JRF in the relevant discipline(s) and External candidates)

Mechanical Engineering

Fluids and Thermal: Fluid Mechanics, Droplet and spray dynamics

Solid Mechanics: Experimental and Computational Mechanics, Nonlinear dynamics*, Vibration*, Contact Mechanics*, Automotive NVH*, Vehicle dynamics*, Vehicle-Pavement Interaction*, Acoustics*

Mechatronics and Robotics: Autonomous systems, Dynamics and Control, Mechatronics; Design, dynamics and control of robots, Nonlinear dynamics, Vibration

Manufacturing*: Micromachining, Additive Manufacturing, Biomaterials and Cell Culture, 3D Bio-printing, Advanced Machining Processes, Manufacturing Materials Optimization, Design for Recovery, Reuse, Remanufacturing & Recycling, Advanced casting, Distortion analysis of welded structures, functionally graded materials development for aerospace applications.

(‘*’only for Project scheme)

Chemical Engineering

Machine Learning in Process Engineering, Process Control and Optimization, Process Planning & Optimization, Molecular Simulations for Energy Storage, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Granular Flow, Colloids & Interfaces, Food Technology, Bioprocess Engineering, Biomass to Chemicals, Microfluidics & Process Intensification, Polymerization Reactions, General Chemical Engineering.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Regular Scheme: Geotechnical engineering, Multi-temporal SAR Interferometry, Geoid modelling, Concrete 3D printing, Compositesin pavements, Artificial Intelligence applications in pavement asset
management, Air quality modelling and management

Project (MoRTH) Scheme: Asphalt-rubber pavement technology

Project (IITT- University of Sharjah collaboration) Scheme: Thermophysical properties of pervious concrete

Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Architecture, AI Accelerator, Reinforcement Learning, AI for Software Engineering, Software Engineering for AI, Computing for Education, Human- Computer Interaction, Parallel Computing*, Algorithms and Data Structures*, Data Science Algorithms and Applications*, Computer Networks*, Internet of Things*, ML for IoT*, Computational Complexity*

(‘*’only for UGC-NET/INSPIRE or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF in the relevant discipline(s) and External candidates)

Electrical Engineering

Semiconductor Devices, Power Electronics and Drives, Wireless Communications and Networks, RF& Microwave, Deep Learning for computer vision, Power Engineering and Smart Grids

Humanities and Social Sciences

Public Policy: Sustainability, Environmental Policy, Environmental Governance, Human-environmental interactions 

English: Indian literature, Hindi Cinema, Gender Studies, Conflict Studies, Migration Studies in South Asia, Comparative Literary Studies*, Indian Theories of Language/Literature*, Indian Folk Culture and Religion*, South Asian Literature*

Finance: Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance, Quantitative Finance

Organisational Behaviour/Human Resource Management: High performance work systems, Sustainable HRM, Leadership, Positive Organisational Behaviour 

Philosophy*: Ethics, Political Philosophy, Modern Indian Philosophy

Economics*: Climate Change, environmental economics, Natural Resource
Management, Development economics, Political economy

(‘*’ only for UGC-JRF or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF)

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022

Ph.D. in EngineeringMaster’s degree in Technology/Engineering or a Master’s degree by Research in Technology/Engineering with good academic record.   
or
Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having exceptional merit will be eligible for the relevant discipline of Engineering. They should have a valid GATE score or CSIR/UGC NET or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.   
or
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or
Master’s degree in Sciences (entry through JAM) from any Indian Institute of Technology (IITs)
with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct
admission to Ph.D. provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8/10.
or
Candidates with 5- year integrated BS+MS degree from any CFTI. Candidates with an integrated
Masters/Dual Degree in Engineering/Technology
Ph.D. in Sciences Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid score in GATE or
CSIR/UGC-NET(JRF/LS)/NBHM/INSPIRE/JEST or equivalent qualification tenable for the
current year in the relevant area.
or
Master’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology and Master of Science(Research) are also eligible.    
or
Candidates who have qualified for the award of Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or
Master’s degree in Sciences (entry through JAM) from any Indian Institute of Technology (IITs)
with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct
admission to Ph.D. provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8/10.
or
Candidates with 5- year integrated BS+MS degree from any CFTI. Candidates with an integrated
Masters/Dual Degree in Engineering/Technology from any university/institute.
Ph.D. in Humanities and Social SciencesMaster’s degree in an eligible discipline with a good academic record or equivalent and having
a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year
in the relevant area.
  • A valid score of GATE or UGC/CSIR-NET/INSPIRE etc. shall not be required in the case of external registrations for all Ph.D. programmes.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application21 March 2022
Closing date for on-line application18 April 2022
Written Test/ Interview19-31 May 2022
Announcement of ResultsWithin three days from the date of the interview
Joining date of candidate26 July 2022
Commencement of Classes01 August 2022

Financial Assistance

Assistance will be as per Ministry of Education (MoE) norms. Fulltime Scholars admitted to Ph.D. programmes are eligible for the Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship (HTRA) for which:

  • (a) They should work for 8 hours per week for the Institute to earn this assistantship. The work would normally involve assistance in teaching/research, and will be assigned by the Institute.
  • (b) Renewal of assistantship every semester will be contingent on enrolment, satisfactory progress in research work and good performance during the preceding semester in the discharge of responsibility as teaching/ research assistant.

Other scholarships like UGC-JRF, CSIR-JRF, ICMR & AICTE etc. may also be available for those who have qualified for these schemes and get admission and the amount of fellowship will be as per the norms of the funding agency

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 Application Process

  • Applicants has to apply through the online on https://admissions.iittp.ac.in/.
  • Please read the information brochure before filling application form.
  • After filling the form, please take a printout and keep it for record purpose.
  • A candidate can apply to more than one department, however a separate application should be submitted. The maximum number of departments to which he/she can apply will be three.

How to Apply?

1.Create loginThe candidate must register using ‘Create New Account’ on the ‘User Login’ menu.
Upon registration, the candidate will receive an activation link to the registered Email ID.
In case, the candidate gets ‘User already exists’ message, please retry with another username
2.Application fee is payable through SBI Collect only.SBI Collect, Please ensure to save the SBI Collect payment reference number and enter the same in the Online Application form.
3.Apply OnlineThe candidate must choose ‘Apply Online’ and complete the application form by following steps-
Basic Details
Qualifications Details
National Level Examination Details
Other Details
File Upload
Preview
Final Submission


The candidate must furnish all the details in the given columns. Fields with the symbol ‘*‘are compulsory. The candidate must finish all the steps in order to complete the application. Incomplete applications will not be considered for the scrutiny.
4.Print ApplicationCandidates can generate PDF application using link available in ‘Print Application’ menu.

Application fee

GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Male candidates Rs.400/-
GN/OBC-NCL Female candidates Rs.200/-
SC/ST and PwD candidates Rs.200/-

Selection Procedure

  • The Selection Committee will call eligible candidates possessing the minimum educational qualifications and satisfying additional and stiffer criteria set from time to time, for an interview and/or test.
  • Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the interview and/or test, the Selection Committee will recommend to the Chairman, Senate the names of candidates found suitable for admission.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

Department List
Chemical Engineering List
Civil and Environmental Engineering List
Computer Science and Engineering List
Electrical Engineering List
Mechanical Engineering List
Chemistry List
Humanities & Social Sciences List
Mathematics & Statistics List
Physics List

Written Test / Interview Schedule

Department Written Test Interview
Chemical Engineering 23.05.2022  (Monday)24.05.2022  (Tuesday)
Civil and Environmental Engineering 25.05.2022  (Wednesday)26.05.2022  (Thursday)
Computer Science and Engineering 30.05.2022  (Monday)31.05.2022  (Tuesday)
Electrical Engineering 28.05.2022  (Saturday)29.05.2022  (Sunday)
Mechanical Engineering 20.05.2022  (Friday)21.05.2022  (Saturday)
Chemistry NO Written  Test25.05.2022 to 27.05.2022
Humanities & Social Sciences NO Written  Test26.05.2022 to  28.05.2022
Mathematics & Statistics 27.05.2022  (Friday)28.05.2022  (Saturday)
Physics NO Written  Test26.05.2022 to  28.05.2022

NOTE – 

The HALL TICKETs for Written Tests and Intimation for the  Interviews will be sent by email to the prospective candidates. 

All the candidates are advised to check their registered Email IDs on  regular basis. No other form of communication shall be made from the  institute.

Schedule for M.S/Ph.D. Written Test / Interview July-Dec 2022 Semester

Syllabus for Written Test / Interview

Mechanical Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Chemistry
Computer Science Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
IIT Tirupati WebsiteClick Here

Previous Admissions

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2022

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application20.10.2021 (Wednesday)
Closing date for on-line application10.11.2021 (Wednesday)
Written Test/ Interview20.11.2021 to 20.12.2021
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview
Date of Orientation for the selected candidates22.12.2021 and 23.12.2021

For Sciences Research Areas

Physics

Quantum information and Quantum computation (Theoretical), Quantum algorithms (Theoretical), Quantum optics (Theoretical), Experimental and modelling studies of low temperature plasma, Plasma mediated processing for environmental applications, Theoretical atomic collision physics, Quantum condensed matter theory (quantum chaos, and many-body localization).

Chemistry

Coordination Chemistry and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Materials Science, Organic synthesis: catalysis and C-X bond activation, Chemical Biology, Inorganic Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry

Mathematics

Algebraic Groups and Representation Theory, Analysis on Fractals*, Inverse Problems*, Computational Fluid Dynamics* * (only for UGC-CSIR/NET-JRF/INSPIRE/NBHM or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF and External Category)

Research Areas for Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Fluids and Thermal: Fluid mechanics, wave propagation in fluids, CFD, Fluid dynamics and design of wind turbines and drones, Agricultural sprays and nutrient delivery, Agricultural waste to energy, Sprays and Droplet dynamics, Energy storage
Solid Mechanics: Continuum Mechanics, Plasticity, Computational solid mechanics, Mechanics natural fibre composite materials Robotics: Robotics (Mobile and autonomous), Design, dynamics and control of field and service robots
Manufacturing (only for external candidates)

Chemical Engineering

Multi-scale molecular simulation and statistical mechanics for interfaces & phase transition & crystallization, Granular Physics, Forward Osmosis, Animal Locomotion, Computational Biophysics, Polymerization in microreactor, Multiphase flow, Microfluidics, Machine Learning in Process Engineering, Process Control, Nanomaterials, Food Colloids and Soft matter, Extraction & incorporation of bioactives for nutrition and immunity.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering, Pavement Materials, Steel corrosion in concrete, Pavement Design, Tire-Pavement Noise, Water and wastewater engineering, Air quality modelling and management, Environmental Life Cycle Analysis, Accelerated Pavement Testing, Lifecycle Assessment of Roadway Infrastructure, Tire/Pavement Interaction Noise, Composite Wastes in Pavements.

Computer Science & Engineering

Reinforcement Learning, Computer Architecture, AI Accelerator, VLSI Test & Verification, AI for Software Engineering, Software Engg for AI.

Electrical Engineering

Semiconductor Devices, RF and Microwave Engineering, Power Electronics, VLSI Test and Verification

Humanities and Social Sciences Research Areas

Public Policy: Sustainability, Environmental Policy, Environmental Governance, Human-environmental interactions 

English: Conflict studies, Migration studies, Cultural studies, South Asian Literature 

Finance: Empirical Asset Pricing, Financial Risk Management 

Organisational Behaviour/Human Resource Management: High performance work systems, Sustainable HRM, Leadership, Positive Organisational Behaviour 

Philosophy: Political Philosophy, Modern Indian Philosophy and Ethics* *(only for UGC-JRF or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Tirupati PhD Admission 2022

Ph.D. in EngineeringMaster’s degree in Technology/Engineering or a Master’s degree by Research in Technology/Engineering with good academic record.   
or
Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having exceptional merit will be eligible for the relevant discipline of Engineering. They should have a valid GATE score or CSIR-NET/UGC/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.   
or
Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with a minimum CGPA of 8/10 and having  exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Sciences Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid GATE score or CSIR-NET/UGC/NBHM/JEST/INSPIRE. Master’s degree holders in Technology/Engineering are also eligible.   
or
MS or ME/M.Tech by Research in Engineering or 2 year MSc from IITs (entry through JAM) with minimum CGPA 8.0 / BS+MS (5 year integrated) from CFTI.    
or
Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with a minimum CGPA of 8/10 and having  exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Humanities and Social SciencesMaster’s degree in an eligible discipline with a good academic record or equivalent and having a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR- NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2021

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application29.03.2021 (Monday)
Closing date for on-line application30.04.2021 (Friday)
Written test/ Interview23.05.2021 to 23.06.2021
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview
Joining date of the selected candidate26.07.2021 (Monday)

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2021 Results

Selected Candidates

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application 17.11.2020 (Tuesday)
Closing date for on-line application 06.12.2020 (Sunday)
Written test/ InterviewChemistry – 19.12.2020 to 21.12.2020
Physics – 21.12.2020 to 22.12.2020
Civil & Environmental Engineering – 14.12.2020
Other Engineering Departments – 12.12.2020 to 19.12.2020
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2021 Results

The following candidate has been selected for admission to the
PhD Programme January- 2021 semester.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2020

IIT Tirupati PhD Physics Admission 2020

Selected Candidates for PhD Physics 2020

Selected Candidates for PhD Physics